Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

    Weekdays, 4 - 7pm

    Placido Domingo Competition

    World famous tenor Plácido Domingo will make his long awaited return to Ireland on the 31st May 2015 to perform in Dublin’s 3Arena for a very special concert. Liz has a pair of tickets to give away to the concert every day this week and on Friday, she will pick out an overall winner to receive VIP Tickets, an overnight and dinner for two in the Marker Hotel on May 31st. 

    On the night, Placido will be accompanied by conductor Eugene Kohn and world renowned sopranos Angel Blue & Michaela Oeste, performing with the RTE Concert Orchestra. Don’t miss this unique, once in a lifetime opportunity to see a living legend live on stage. 

    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Wednesday 4 September 2013

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    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

    The perfect musical soundtrack to your journey home accompanied by news and traffic updates. At 6.40pm, Culture File, Luke Clancy's daily guide to creativity in the world around us
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    Culture File - Nordic Larping

    Why are role playing games equally attractive to Nordic males and females? Culture File goes larping with the team from Sweden's LajvVerkstaden.
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    Culture File - Nordic Larping

    Why are role playing games equally attractive to Nordic males and females? Culture File goes larping with the team from Sweden's LajvVerkstaden.

    Eurovision for the Birds

    Birds have been singing. People have been listening. For thousands of years. Now we want you to record your favourite birdsong in Ireland and email  Classic Drive your MP3 (max 10MB) before Wednesday 6th May. 

    We'll then pick the best recordings and send them to the Eurovision Birdsong Contest. The basic condition for all entries is that they must be your self-made recording, your self-selected find, your self-defined confrontation with the phenomenon of bird calls and birdsong. On 23 May, the day of the Eurovision Song Contest, Radio Oe1 in Austria will present recordings of birds made by radio listeners all over Europe.

    The best contribution will win  a high-quality pair of binoculars worth €1000 provided by Swarovski Optik, So get listening and recording and send us your birdsong. Listen to our sample from West Cork, recorded last year.

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 16:08
      Title: Deux Arabesques (2nd Movement) Allegretto Scherzando
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 3:39
    • 16:11
      Title: Canarios
      Performer(s): Sanz, Gaspar
      Performer(s): Sanz, Gaspar
      Duration: 3:30
    • 16:15
      Title: Mille Cherubini In Coro
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 4:20
    • 16:23
      Title: La Finta Giardiniera Overture K.196 (3rd Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 2:49
    • 16:26
      Title: Romanian Rhapsody No. 1
      Performer(s): Enescu, George
      Performer(s): Enescu, George
      Duration: 2:41
    • 16:33
      Title: Butterfly's Day Out
      Performer(s): O'Connor, Mark
      Performer(s): O'Connor, Mark
      Duration: 4:57
    • 16:37
      Title: The Little Horses
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Duration: 3:02
    • 16:41
      Title: Somewhere Over The Rainbow
      Performer(s): Arlen/Harburg
      Performer(s): Arlen/Harburg
      Duration: 3:55
    • 16:45
      Title: Les Patineurs Op.183 (Skaters Waltz)
      Performer(s): Waldteufel, Emile
      Performer(s): Waldteufel, Emile
      Duration: 8:54
    • 16:55
      Title: Concerto No. 5 In C Major - Movement Iii - Rondo. Allegro
      Performer(s): Lebrun, Ludwig August
      Performer(s): Lebrun, Ludwig August
      Duration: 6:11
    • 17:01
      Title: If Ye Love Me
      Performer(s): Tallis, Thomas
      Performer(s): Tallis, Thomas
      Duration: 2:20
    • 17:05
      Title: Contrapunctus I
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 3:16
    • 17:08
      Title: Twelve Spanish Dances (1st Movement) Allegro - Andante
      Performer(s): Granados, Enrique
      Performer(s): Granados, Enrique
      Duration: 3:20
    • 17:13
      Title: Clar Concerto No.2 In E Flat(3rd Movement) Alla Polacca
      Performer(s): Weber, Carl Maria Von
      Performer(s): Weber, Carl Maria Von
      Duration: 7:06
    • 17:22
      Title: Water Music Suite In G (1st Movement) Minuet And Trio
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 5:18
    • 17:27
      Title: Fuga V A 4 Voci Bwv 874
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 1:58
    • 17:33
      Title: Waltz No.1 In B Major
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 1:07
    • 17:34
      Title: My Ship
      Performer(s): Weill, Kurt/Gershwin, Ira
      Performer(s): Weill, Kurt/Gershwin, Ira
      Duration: 2:59
    • 17:38
      Title: Theme From Midsomer Murders
      Performer(s): Parker, Jim
      Performer(s): Parker, Jim
      Duration: 2:19
    • 17:54
      Title: Rhapsody In Blue
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Duration: 16:42
    • 18:12
      Title: Apollo E Dafne - Felicissima Quest' Alma
      Performer(s): Handel
      Performer(s): Handel
      Duration: 6:04
    • 18:21
      Title: Three Pieces For Small Orchestra - Dance In The Sunlight
      Performer(s): Bax, Arnold
      Performer(s): Bax, Arnold
      Duration: 5:06
    • 18:25
      Title: Satyagraha - Evening Song
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Duration: 3:45
    • 18:33
      Title: Habañera From Carmen
      Performer(s): Bizet, Georges
      Performer(s): Bizet, Georges
      Duration: 4:52
    • 18:37
      Title: The Bees
      Performer(s): Barrios, Augustin
      Performer(s): Barrios, Augustin
      Duration: 2:27
    • 18:42
      Title: The Salley Gardens
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin/Yeats, W.B.
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin/Yeats, W.B.
      Duration: 3:42
    • 18:45
      Title: The Victorian Kitchen Garden Suite (5th Movement) Summer
      Performer(s): Reade, Paul
      Performer(s): Reade, Paul
      Duration: 2:13
    • 18:49
      Title: Sonnerie De Ste Genevieve Du Mont De Paris
      Performer(s): Marais, Marin
      Performer(s): Marais, Marin
      Duration: 8:07
    • 18:57
      Title: Wendell The Worm
      Performer(s): Parker, Jim
      Performer(s): Parker, Jim
      Duration: 1:54

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